An exhaustive study of greatest-hits compilations by the Stones, Billy Joel, and more reveals who resold the same song the most times.
VCRs be damned!
In case you missed it.
All in all ...
A look at the very few hidden recordings that not even a Google search can find.
The band has successfully sued to stop EMI from selling single-track downloads.
Plus: Amy Sedaris on how Jerri Blank's style obviously surpassed Carrie Bradshaw's.
Plus industry news on Harvey Keitel, Bill Nighy, and Pink Floyd.
Plus My Morning Jacket, Super Furry Animals, and Fiery Furnaces!
There's nothing like a good, mean-spirited, convention-bucking story to get you past the Thursday-morning doldrums. A riveting recent piece in the U.K.'s Guardian Unlimited asked popular musicians (New Order's Peter Hook, Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos, the Hold Steady's Craig Finn, and others) to pan classically revered albums from the annals of rock, which they did with evil aplomb.